DELICIOUS Nutella Cupcake Recipe

I am a HUGE fan of Nutella!And today I was craving it…one of the many perks of being pregnant :)I was looking for something new and decided to make cupcakes!and let me tell you…they were DELICIOUS!here is the recipe:NUTELLA CUPCAKE RECIPEMy FAVORITE Chocolate Cake:2 cups white sugar1-3/4 cup flour3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder1-1/2 tsp baking powder1-1/2 tsp baking soda1 tsp salt2 eggs1 cup milk1/2 cup vegetable oil2 tsp vanilla extract1 cup boiling waterPreheat oven to 350 FIn a large bowl, stir together sugar, flour, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.  Add eggs, milk, oil, and vanilla and mix for 2 minutes on medium speed of mixer.  Stir in boiling water last.  Batter WILL BE thin.  Pour into cupcake tins and cook at 350 F for 17-20 minutes until cake is tested done.  Cool in cupcake pan for 10 minutes, then take out and cool completely.While cupcakes are cooling prepare frosting.FROSTING:2 sticks butter, softened1 (13 oz) jar of Nutella1 pound powdered sugarpinch of salt1 tsp vanilla extract 6-8 Tbsp heavy cream or milkIn a large bowl, cream softened butter and Nutella until well combined.  Slowly add powdered sugar, and continue creaming until well blended.Add salt, vanilla and 3 Tbsp heavy cream or milk.  Blend on low speed until moistened.  Add an additional 3-5 Tbsp of heavy cream or milk until frosting reaches desired consistency.  Beat at high speed until frosting is smooth and fluffy.Frost cupcakes and top with crushed hazelnut candy bar.Enjoy!this recipe is liked up to:these fun link partiescheck them out!click on the link and check them out to see fun posts from others!

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  1. Oh my Mum would drool over these. She loves nutella. They do look yummy!I enjoyed my visit to your lovely blog. I hope you'll stop by Katherines Corner and leave a comment, and maybe even enter the latest giveaway. Hugs!

  2. Nutella – oh how I wish I had created this wonderful creation! These cupcakes look amazing – bookmarking this to make this weekend. :)So glad you shared at Making the World Cuter

  3. girl you have no idea how much I was craving nutella and was thinking about a recipe. However you did the work and I'm so trying this out. THanks you soooo much!!! Love ithugsManni

  4. i definitely have to bookmark this recipe :) thanks for stopping by my blog and following! following you now too :)Jackie

  5. Muriel Miller

    Oh my heavens these look amazing! I recently just discovered Nutella. Sad right! Gosh I have been missing out for so long! I can't wait to make these.

  6. Linda @ Lemon Drop

    these would be a huge hit in our house; especially considering Nutella is pretty much viewed as its own food group around here. Thx for sharing :)

  7. ASingleMothersJourney

    This is another recipe that I have to make. I love chocolate and nutella! My girls will be excited about this.

  8. Vicki V @

    Wowser, every recipe I see is SO awesome! Your husband must love all these treats and feel so pampered!

  9. Vanessa

    I want to make your recipe.. but what amount is for the nutella in the recipe? In which step do I add the nutella? Doesn’t say…


  10. Lois

    Hello Katherine, please excuse my ignorance, how much is a stick of butter?

    Regards Lois, from New Zealand :)